The pet friendly lifestyle of a female pug.

The pet friendly lifestyle of a female pug.
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Friday, November 18, 2011

A One-of-a-Kind Pop-Up Shop Giving Animals Hope for the Holidays



Three barks for Thousand Oaks, California's Janns Marketplace shopping center management company, NewMark Merrill for the fantastic generous donation of the store as a pop-up pet shelter for the holidays and for championing “Puppies before profits.”

Mom and I Attended the Grand Opening of the ground breaking pop-up pet shelter store on November 18, along with uber pet friendly folks like, Linda Parks, Supervisor for Ventura County, Heather Danko, Marketing Director, NewMark Merrill, Melanie Pozez, Founder of Bark Avenue Foundation, Kim Sill, Board Member, Bark Avenue Foundation, City Councilmember Claudia Bill-de La Pena and Ventura County shelter employees, volunteers and friends.
Melanie Pozez, Founder of Bark Avenue Foundation and Phoebe Rose

This is “meant to be,” said Bark Avenue Foundation's Kim Sill (a tireless dynamo for championing  shelter animals and animal rescue)  "A true Christmas Miracle at the Marketplace.”

The complete story is posted online: ValleySceneMagazine.com